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PRESIDENTIAL DECREE OF THE REPUBLIC OF UZBEKISTAN

of September 4, 2019 No. UP-5809

About measures for creation of the free economic zone Nukus

For the purpose of complex development of potential and resource production of the Republic of Karakalpakstan, creating favorable conditions for attraction of direct investments in production organization of high-technology and export-oriented products on the basis of deep conversion of mineral raw materials and agricultural resources, and also increase on this basis of export volumes of the republic, creation of new workplaces and growths in prosperity of the population of the region:

1. Agree with the offer of the Jokargi Kenes of the Republic of Karakalpakstan, the Ministry of investments and foreign trade, the Ministry of Economy and Industry and Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan on transformation of the free economic zone Nukus-pharm to the free economic zone Nukus (further - SEZ "Nukus").

2. Determine the main objectives and activities of SEZ "Nukus":

attraction of direct foreign and domestic investments for the organization of modern productions of the import-substituting products demanded in the foreign markets with high value added;

ensuring complex and effective use of potential and resource production regarding cultivation of medicinal vegetable raw materials of the Republic of Karakalpakstan in peculiar natural conditions for subsequent its conversion;

creation of new productions on deep conversion, storage and packaging of fruit and vegetable and agricultural products, and also the clothing, footwear, tanning and haberdashery, food, electrotechnical, mechanical, automobile building, chemical industry, industry of construction materials, productions of modern pharmaceutical products and medicines with high value added, first of all based on medicinal vegetable raw materials and medicines (substances) which are grown up on the plantations created in accordance with the established procedure;

establishment of strong cooperation communications on production organization based on domestic raw materials and materials, and also deepening of processes of localization of production of high-tech products among members of free economic zones on the basis of development of industrial cooperation;

the advancing development of production, engineering and communication, road and transport and social infrastructure in the territory of SEZ "Nukus", and also forming on it modern infrastructure on rendering high-quality logistics services;

participation in training of highly qualified specialists proceeding from the current and perspective demands of SEZ "Nukus" in profile personnel, including by passing of work practice by them at the companies located in the territory of SEZ "Nukus";

creation of research centers with experienced and experimental laboratories on studying of introduction and cultivation of raw materials of herbs.

3. Determine that:

the term of activities of SEZ "Nukus" constitutes 30 years with possibility of its subsequent prolongation;

in the territory of SEZ "Nukus" the special tax and customs modes are effective.

4. Extend to members of SEZ "Nukus" action of Items 3, of 4, 5 Presidential decrees of the Republic of Uzbekistan of October 26, 2016 No. UP-4853 "About Additional Measures for Activation and Expansion of Activities of Free Economic Zones".

5. To provide to Council of Ministers of the Republic of Karakalpakstan together with the Ministry of construction, the Ministry of investments and foreign trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan in three-months time development and approval of the master plan of SEZ "Nukus" in accordance with the established procedure.

6. To Council of Ministers of the Republic of Karakalpakstan together with the Ministry of investments and foreign trade, the State committee on land resources, geodesy, cartography and the state inventory, the Ministry of construction, the State committee on ecology and environmental protection in two-month time to introduce the draft of the government decision providing delimitation of the territories of SEZ "Nukus" to the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

7. Rename the state unitary enterprise "Directorate of SEZ "Nukus-pharm" into the state unitary enterprise "Directorate of SEZ Nukus" with assignment of function of operational management on it activities of SEZ "Nukus".

8. Determine that:

the rights and obligations of the state unitary enterprise "Directorate of SEZ "Nukus-pharm" pass in accordance with the established procedure to the state unitary enterprise "Directorate of SEZ "Nukus";

members of the free economic zone Nukus-pharm receive participants status of SEZ "Nukus" without passing of supplementary procedures and behind them earlier provided privileges and preferences, stipulated by the legislation remain.

9. To Council of Ministers of the Republic of Karakalpakstan together with the Ministry of investments and foreign trade, the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Economy and Industry, the Ministry of housing-and-municipal servicing, Committee on highways under the Ministry of transport, JSC Regionalnye elektricheskiye seti and JSC Uztransgaz in two-month time to make in the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan offers on providing SEZ "Nukus" with engineering and communication, road and transport and production infrastructure with indication of specific sources of their financing.

10. To the ministry of investments and foreign trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan:

together with the interested ministries and departments in two-month time to provide development of programs for placement in the territory of SEZ "Nukus" of the companies making import-substituting and export-oriented types of finished goods, materials and components on the basis of the comprehensive analysis of structure of import taking into account the available mineral raw material resources of the Republic of Karakalpakstan;

together with the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Economy and Industry of the Republic of Uzbekistan annually when forming the Investing program of the Republic of Uzbekistan to provide inclusion in them of projects on development of engineering and communication, road and transport and production infrastructure of SEZ "Nukus" in accordance with the established procedure.

11. Make changes to some presidential decrees of the Republic of Uzbekistan according to appendix.

12. To the ministry of investments and foreign trade together with the interested ministries and departments to make in the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Uzbekistan offers on the changes and amendments in the legislation following from this Decree in a month.

13. To impose control of execution of this Decree on the deputy prime minister of the Republic of Uzbekistan E. M. Ganiyev and the chairman of the Jokargi Kenes of the Republic of Karakalpakstan M. T. Erniyazov.

President of the Republic of Uzbekistan

Shavkat Mirziyoev

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